How to get from Amsterdam airport to the Hague
You can use two different means of transport when travelling to the Hague from Amsterdam airport: taxi and train. Hiring an Amsterdam airport taxi to the Hague is the most convenient mode of transport. The ride costs approximately 65€ and takes around 35 minutes to reach the downtown area of the Hague. An alternative, but less convenient way to get to the Hague is by train. However, there is no direct line, so you will have to change trains. Regular train tickets cost 9.60€ and the journey takes approximately 45 minutes. Welcome Pickups offers meet and greet services and a friendly introduction to Amsterdam at the same price as a regular taxi. Click here to see the cost.
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Comparison of the options
| OPTION|| PRICE|| DURATION|| AVAILABILITY|
| Taxi || €65|| 35min|| 24/7|
| Welcome Pickups || €65|| 35min|| 24/7|
| Train || €19.20|| 45min|| 00:30–23:57|
How to get from Amsterdam airport to the Hague by taxi
Taking a taxi is by far the most convenient mode of transport when travelling from Amsterdam airport to the Hague. Taxis at the airport do not offer a fixed price for the journey; therefore, you will be charged on the meter based on your destination. Under normal traffic conditions, the average trip duration is 35 minutes.
Be aware that Amsterdam taxis do not look the same. Pick a taxi from the line which has roof lights and blue number plates.
Taxi fare from Amsterdam airport to the Hague
Your taxi ride will be calculated by a taximeter since there no flat fee from Amsterdam airport to the Hague. Extras, such as tolls, holidays, and time of the day, may apply. However, the journey will cost approximately 65€.
If you book your Amsterdam airport transfer in advance you might get a better fixed price.
When it comes to modes of transport from Amsterdam airport to the Hague, taking a taxi is by far the most convenient and safe option. It is fast and you do not have to worry about losing your luggage.
Despite the fact that taxis can be costly, it is ideal to use one when you want to get to your accommodation as simply and quickly as possible.
Always look for licensed taxis before getting into one.
It is recommended to have the details of your destination written down.
Have your seat belt on at all times.
How to get from Amsterdam airport to the Hague by train
Unfortunately, there is no direct train line that travels from Amsterdam airport to the Hague Central station (Den Haag HS). Depending on the time of the day, you will have to switch trains at least once or even twice. Regular train tickets cost 9.60€ and the average trip duration is 45 minutes.
How much is the train from Amsterdam airport to the Hague?
One-way standard 2nd class tickets to the Hague Central station cost 9.60€ or 15.60€ in first class.
Tickets can be purchased from the ticket desks or from the automated ticket machines on the arrivals hall.
Trains at Schiphol airport
Waiting time is around 20 minutes.
Trains services from Amsterdam to the Hague run from 00:30 a.m to 23:57 p.m.
Where do I get it from?
The NS train station is located directly below Schiphol Plaza. Trains for the Hague leave from platforms 5 and 6.
Please note that when the train from Amsterdam airport stops at Leiden Central station you will have to switch trains. Keep in mind that the transferring time from train to train can be as little as 2 minutes.
Travelling by train from Amsterdam airport to the Hague Central station can be inconvenient and insecure since you will have to change trains in the middle of the trip. In addition, during night time, waiting time can be longer than an hour.
Having many pieces of luggage and switching trains can be difficult and unsafe. Therefore, if money is not an issue better use other means of transport when travelling to the Hague.
When switching lines make sure you get on the correct train.
You may find cheaper tickets if you book them online.
For timetables check the printed yellow boards at the airport.
Welcome Pickups transfer
Book a trained, English-speaking taxi driver to pick you up at the same price as a regular cab from the line
If you feel more relaxed knowing that somebody is waiting for you, you may as well book a Welcome Pickups transfer. As soon as you arrive at the airport you will be greeted by your driver. He will be waiting for you at the terminal of your arrival with a sign that has your name on it. Your driver will help you out with your luggage and together you will make your way to the vehicle. While he is driving you to your accommodation, the driver can give you some tips and recommendations on what to do during your holidays in Amsterdam. Our drivers are hand-picked and speak fluent English. No need to worry about miscommunication issues that you may face with the local taxi drivers regarding your destination. Relax and enjoy your ride.
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